Wilson Pickett, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Wilson Pickett

American singer

Date of Birth: 18-Mar-1941

Place of Birth: Prattville, Alabama, United States

Date of Death: 19-Jan-2006

Profession: composer, singer, musician

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Pisces


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About Wilson Pickett

  • Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. A major figure in the development of American soul music, Pickett recorded over 50 songs which made the US R&B charts, many of which crossed over to the Billboard Hot 100.
  • Among his best-known hits are "In the Midnight Hour" (which he co-wrote), "Land of 1,000 Dances", "Mustang Sally", and "Funky Broadway".Pickett was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1991, in recognition of his impact on songwriting and recording.

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